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Multimedia Producer, Digital


Multimedia Producer, Digital

• Emerging Level
Skills: Digital Media


KCBS is launching an exciting transformation of its digital news operation and is seeking talented digital journalists with strong news judgment and news-gathering skills, as well as a passion for local news and audio storytelling. This team will work to grow audience across all platforms, from the mobile web to social media to smart speakers. This is an opportunity to join an award-winning news operation that has built a large loyal listening audience over many years and now seeks to extend its reach by creating and distributing an array of new digital content.

Category Digital Media  Graphic Design  Producers  Social Media 
Location San Francisco Bay Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Mar 10, 2021
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description


Produce and edit audio stories, podcasts, short videos
Develop story ideas, report, research and write audio and video segments
Coordinate audio production and logistics in studio and in the field
Work with broadcast and digital news leads to curate and tailor broadcast audio segments for digital
Publish audio stories, podcasts and short videos on all digital platforms
Write and edit headlines and text to position multimedia content for maximum engagement across multiple platforms, including social media channels


Bachelor’s degree
2-3 years of experience producing, editing, and distributing multimedia digital news content
Proficiency in Adobe Audition or comparable non-linear digital audio editing software
Proficiency in Adobe Premiere or comparable non-linear video editing software
Graphic design experience, including Photoshop and After Effects or comparable
Familiarity with best practices on all social media platforms
Strong news judgment and writing skills and ability to work under deadline pressure
Experience with content management/online publishing systems

A valid driver’s license, satisfactory completion of a motor vehicle record check, and, if the position requires use of applicant’s own vehicle, proof of insurance, is required

Desired Characteristics:

Passion for local news, podcasts, and digital
Technological savvy around latest web and mobile apps
Experience with web analytics, including Chartbeat and Brightcove
Heavy consumer of podcasts and digital audio streams on all platforms
Avid social media user
Willingness to experiment and innovate
Ability to work calmly in a fast-paced, often hectic environment
Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments while under deadline pressure
Strong organizational skills and solid work ethic
Ability to take direction well and provide self-direction
Excellent interpersonal skills

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Job Type Full Time 
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